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Department of Psychology

Portrait Marta Meana
Apr 20, 2018
Research

Honors College Dean Marta Meana’s research dispels stereotypes surrounding women’s sexuality and changes the way doctors treat patients.


Campus skyline
Mar 27, 2018
Campus News

Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership


Beth Wi waves to robot Pepper
Jan 30, 2018
Campus News

Grad students present their best work at annual Inspiration, Innovation, Impact showcase on Feb. 2.


Attendees at UNLV football game
Jan 9, 2018
Campus News

From tragedy comes strength.


Alyssa Crittenden
Dec 26, 2017
Research

UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.


Jefferson Kinney working in the lab.
Dec 12, 2017
Research

Neuroscientist Jefferson Kinney's work with Ruvo Center for Brain Health is improving patient care while expanding opportunities for UNLV student learning.


professor Rachael Robnett
Dec 8, 2017
Research

UNLV study analyzes power dynamics in marital relationships and reveals perceptions of men whose wives retain their own surname.


Portrait of Miles Boulton
Oct 30, 2017
People

An advisor with an unexpected career path


Oct 20, 2017
Campus News

Study focused on understanding how people are reacting emotionally to the tragedy at the Route 91 country music festival Oct. 1.


James M. Myman posing in hallway.
Sep 25, 2017
Campus News

New research advances understanding of the function of the brain’s anterior cingulate cortex and its tie to human learning.


A student and faculty member examine an experiment under magnification.
Aug 11, 2017
Research

McNair/AANAPISI programs for low-income, first-generation students matches undergrads with faculty mentors that share their focus and goals.


Kayla Bland, a participant in UNLV's Journey program examining a microscope slide.
Jul 31, 2017
Business & Community

UNLV is a host site for the federally-funded Journey program, which puts Native American and other minority high school students interested in health research into college labs.


Xiangning Chen holds a cigarette with smoke resembling a DNA strand
Jul 20, 2017
Research

Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine gene researchers clear the air on the link between schizophrenia and smoking.


Dustin and Rochelle Hines
Jun 8, 2017
Research

Husband-and-wife team Dustin and Rochelle Hines research brain cells in their quest for solutions to degenerative diseases and developmental disorders.